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Carboncitos

4th Street | Between 5th and 10th Avenues, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
+52 984 873 1382
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Overview
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“tacos” (182 reviews)
“shrimp” (120 reviews)
“guacamole” (103 reviews)
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All hours
CUISINES
Steakhouse, Seafood, Mexican, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
4th Street | Between 5th and 10th Avenues, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Ate dinner here a few days ago with my wife. We have been here numerous times before and will be back later this trip. Food is great (especially the fajitas and fish dishes). Service has always been excellent. Delivery of the margaritas is always cute...More

Thank Robert J
Reviewed yesterday

The servers were very friendly and the food we got was very tasty. The jumbo shrimp with tortillas were very satisfying.

Thank Mia W
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Note this restaurants only takes cash, no credit cards and their exchange rate is very low .....so take enough cash to enjoy some great drinks and service. They also have a hotel upstairs that looks very cool. When we were there the were making a...More

Thank Ross M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great food. Great staff. Will return to this restaurant! Had breakfast and dinner. Cute little streetside cafe, just off the main drag of 5th.More

1  Thank Dixie2110
HotelCielo, Owner at Carboncitos, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for this great review of our restaurant. There are so many new places opening up each day that it is important that people know about us. We enjoyed your visit and hope that you will be back in the area soon to visit...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We ate breakfast here several times and all was top knotch. My favorite is the chilaquiles with chicken and green sauce. My husband loves the huevos motulenos. The staff is attentive and friendly and the food is prepared and presented nicely. We did not eat...More

1  Thank BeverlyK241
HotelCielo, Owner at Carboncitos, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for this review of the restaurant. We know each review takes your time and we appreciate you gave us a review of Carboncitos and Hotel Cielo. It makes us happy that your tried regional dishes and that you took the time to comment...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Decided to visit as a result of previous Tripadvisor reviews. Great atmosphere, slightly wacky waiters and a good mayan/mexican menu. Dishes are well prepared and good value. Margaritas are to die for. Definitely worth a visit.More

Thank Nick J
HotelCielo, Owner at Carboncitos, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

See? You understand the importance of the TA reviews! There are so many new places opening in Playa del Carmen it is important for us to get reviews from our customers. Thank you for the time to let your Trip Advisor peers know about your...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had several meals here during our stay. Very attentive management & staff. Food, desserts & cocktails were incredible, we enjoyed everything that was placed in front of us. Portions are large, fabulous menu choices. If you don't find yourself eating here, you are missing...More

2  Thank Lisa B
HotelCielo, Owner at Carboncitos, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We are thrilled that you were a repeat offender to eat with us during your vacation! We know that it takes a few visits to be able to really sense our menu versatility. The fact you came back several times to us with so many...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is my favorite restaurant to visit in Playa Del Carmen, we often eat here more than once on our stay in the Cancun/Playa area. Trying to pick a restaurant in downtown playa is incredibly overwhelming!!! There are so many food locations to choose from...More

1  Thank Snwbrdr1622
HotelCielo, Owner at Carboncitos, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We love the title to your review! And we accept! It really means so much to us that you took the time to write this review for us! We truly appreciate your loyalty to us and being a part of the family. Yes, you nailed...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We ate here on our first night in Playa del Carmen on the recommendation of friends who had previously eaten here. It did not disappoint. The food was great, especially the jalapenos stuffed with shrimps, and the serves were huge. The waiters were all very...More

1  Thank MickandSherryn
HotelCielo, Owner at Carboncitos, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for following up on your friends' recommendation! We are so honored that you visited us and enjoyed your experience. We appreciate the time you took to write this review for us. Each one is so important. Thank you for the mention...More

Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

Amazing food, BIG portions (images are just the appetisers) and lovely service. Cannot go wrong with this place!! They also do the best pina colada I have ever tasted!More

1  Thank sarahjmorby
HotelCielo, Owner at Carboncitos, responded to this reviewResponded 11 October 2017

Thank you for this incredible review! Every description helps people who have not visited us to know more about their future dining experience with us! We are so glad you came and we hope to see you again soon! We invite you to stay with...More

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Lo11
24 October 2017|
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Response from rasshp | Reviewed this property |
I only went in for a meal so cannot say.
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Darion T
15 June 2017|
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Response from HotelCielo | Property representative |
Thanks SueAnn, we truly appreciate when our guests offer help to future travelers and there is no better advertisement then a satisfied customer... More
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bigdogohle
22 April 2017|
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Response from HotelCielo | Property representative |
Well welcome back, I think I am going to have to send you to another restaurant,.... there are many other restaurants here in Playa del Carmen. LOL We... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$5 - US$30
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Monday
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Friday
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4th Street | Between 5th and 10th Avenues, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Riviera Maya  >  Playa del Carmen
  • Phone Number: +52 984 873 1382
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Description
****** We Do Not Accept Credit Cards ******Carboncitos serves authentic Mexican, Mayan, Charcoal Grilled Steaks & Seafood at an attractive price. Be it breakfast, lunch, happy hour, or dinner; it's the consistently delicious meals served that keeps guests returning again and again.
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